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- Adolescent Issues
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- Food Addiction
- Gambling Addiction
- Impulse Control Disorders
- Internet Addiction
- Living With An Addict
- Older Adults
- Sex Addiction
- Social Issues
- Stress & Burnout
- Trauma Therapy
- Therapy Orientation:
- Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Relational Therapy, Solution Focused Brief Therapy (SFBT), Psychodynamic, Mindfulness-based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT), Family/Marital Therapy, Coaching, Humanistic, Family Systems Therapy, Eclectic, Gestalt, Interpersonal
- Age Focus:
- Seniors, Teenagers, Adults
- Anger Management, Gay Lesbian Issues, Spirituality, Divorce, Compulsive Disorders, Trauma and PTSD, Life Coaching, Addiction or Substance Abuse, OCD, Mood Disorders, Parenting, Domestic Abuse or Domestic Violence, Anxiety or Fears, ADHD, Impulse Control Disorders, Relationship Issues, Women, Loss or Grief, Eating Disorders, Depression, Finding Your Purpose in Life
- Treatment Modality:
- Couples, Individuals, Families, Groups
- Any Ethnicity
- Sexual Orientation:
- Any Orientation
- Last updated:
- Mar 25, 2017
- Life Is Worth Living Because...
- I have friends, family and kin. I get to grow spiritually and experience connection.
- About My Work
Hi! I'm Jim - I'm a mental health therapist, addictions counselor, and Recovery Ally. I'm passionate about Recovery whether from addictions, trauma, family of origin, or past abuse.
I do a small amount of online counseling (if you're very flexible in scheduling). Most of my time is spent growing my clinic in Brewer, Maine. We pride ourselves in being a resource Please feel free to email questions or concerns to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- My Story
My story is I'm forever a work in progress and I love connecting with REAL people who are doing great things. I'm blessed to be making a living doing something I love. I'm a proud dad and the luckiest husband ever. I'm an aspiring author - check out my recovery blog at:
|Years in Practice:||10+ Years|
|Graduated from:||University of Maine|
|License issued in:||Maine|
|License Expiry:||Mar 2019|
|Other Credentials:||License, Certified Clinical Supervisor, 2008|
Please use the contact form on this page to find out more about the provider's remote therapy options
Cost & Payment Modalities
|Avg Cost (session):||$80 - $119|
|Insurances accepted:||BlueCross and/or BlueShield, Anthem, TRICARE, Aetna, Medicaid, Cigna, Medicare, UBH|
|Online Payments accepted:||Yes|
Please verify costs and payment modalities before you arrange your first visit
Jim LaPierre's Most Recent Activity on Choose Help
Q & A Reply: Facebook Share on Twitter 01:38 - Mar 23, 2017 Patterns
I am married to an alcoholic. He first identified himself as an alcoholic 7 years ago after he had a bad fall and a black out and started AA and had a sobriety period of about 2 weeks. Since then he has had different time periods of sobriety that ...
Q & A Reply: Facebook Share on Twitter 01:18 - Dec 27, 2016 Finding a good therapist
Read your article about Alcoholic thinking and shared it with my Dad who is an alcoholic and would like to fine the right help. He is 76 and has tried just going to AA but really had trouble finding a sponsor he could respect and trust. I am ...
Facebook Share on Twitter 05:28 - Jul 27, 2016 Dealing with Emotions in Early Recovery: There Are No "Quick Fixes"
During early recovery we often find ourselves raw. But you can't heal what you can't feel. There are no quick fixes. Learn how to let it go.
Q & A Reply: Facebook Share on Twitter 01:45 - Jul 22, 2016 Everything is Temporary & Screw Guilt
I have a choice to find a sober living home that my 8 year old daughter can stay with me or to leave her with her grandparents for a few more months until I get back on my feet. She wants to be with me and I miss her so much but my parents think it ...
Q & A Reply: Facebook Share on Twitter 01:31 - Jul 22, 2016 Supporting and not Enabling
My son is a heavy marijuana addict. He smokes all day long. He is not employed and he has no interest in changing. For personal reasons I do not want to ask him to leave though at 26 he is a legal adult. He is not diagnosed but he is definitely ...
Q & A Reply: Facebook Share on Twitter 01:05 - Jul 22, 2016 Fine Line Between Supporting & Enabling
How much financial help should I provide to my two Sons, 25 and 28 years old who are clean from drugs for the first time in 10 years? Right now I am paying for their apartments , cell phones, groceries . They have been clean for about 6 months. They ...
Q & A Reply: Facebook Share on Twitter 12:57 - Jul 22, 2016 No Shortcuts to Recovery
Do you know about dr. Stanton Peele. What he writes seems to make sense to me but he really seems to say that my alcohol problem is not at all a disease. So do you think he is correct? I am confused by how many doctors can say what seems to be ...
Q & A Reply: Facebook Share on Twitter 12:26 - Jul 22, 2016 Sexual Responsibilities
I know an associate that has unprotected sex with prostitutes (don’t ask me how I know). He is married and he does not seem to care that he could get a fatal illness and that he could pass this on to his innocent wife. I am wondering if I should ...
Q & A Reply: Facebook Share on Twitter 12:20 - Jul 22, 2016 Rehab without Funds or Insurance
HEY JIM MY NAMES JOHN HOW ARE YOU, I JUST HAVE A QUICK ?, IM TRYING TO LOOK FOR A REHAB CENTER BUT WASNT SURE HOW TO ADMIT MYSELF WITH NO MONEY OR INSURANCE, IS THERE ANY OTHER WAY AROUND JOINING WITH NO MONEY?